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This video is for the redesigned SAT which is for you if you are taking the SAT in March 2016 and beyond.

Interpreting linear functions — Harder example

g = 15 - m/32

Alice fills up the gas tank of her car before going for a long drive. The equation above models the amount of gas, g, in gallons, in Alice's car when she has driven m miles. What is the meaning of 32 in the equation?

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